DIY Aquarium Projects


Dramatic AquaScapes
Do-it-yourself aquarium and semi-aquatic background designs beyond the traditional.



Aquarium Life.net
Has a variety of DIY aquarium projects, including DIY brine shrimp hatching, DIY frozen fish food, DIY overflow projects, and more. Also offers many articles on aquarium maintenance and other topics.



Do-It-Yourself Aquarium Background
This site provides useful information on making your own aquarium background.



Melev's Reef
An interesting aquarium and reef Web site that has many very detailed do-it-yourself (DIY) projects. This site also has articles on aquarium and reef maintenance, as well as many photos and videos of saltwater fish.



Sydney Cichlid Aquarium Pages
The main focus of this site is on cichlids, however, they also have many articles on DIY (do-it-yourself) projects, including DIY fish food, brine shrimp, several types of aquarium filters, backgrounds, and more. They also have other information of interest to aquarists as well.



Bean Animal's Bar & Grill
Reef aquarium related DIY articles and projects. From preventing heater failure and making an overflow silent fail-safe to the human height skimmer and DIY controller.


Everything Aquatic
A unique aquarium forum that not only has a typical (and VERY friendly) board, but also has a member driven blog, fish profiles section, DIY information, and links to the most current and researched aquarium information available.



Aquarium Fish Keeping
An aquarium information website dedicated to freshwater and planted aquariums. Detailed information on aquarium fish and aquarium plant species. Do it yourself aquarium projects and aquarium information for new fish keepers and old pros alike.